Book review: “Daring to Cross the Threshold: Francis of Assisi Encounters Sultan Malek al-Kamil”

At the height of anti-Muslim sentiment during the Crusades, Saint Francis discovered the divine mystery of universal brotherhood: Islam too was part of God's pleasure. In our post 9/11 world, Saint Francis is an example of inter-religious dialogue that I hope we can all rediscover.

Book review: “Catherine of Siena” by Sigrid Undset

If she - whipped herself for fun as a child - doesn't need food to live - moves popes and kings to do her bidding she's not your girl. She's St. Catherine of Siena

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